QA Technican

Greater Manchester
23 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Quality Assurance Technician

Manchester | Perm | £18k

The Role

  • Complete quality checks on incoming goods and report any non-conformances to prevent / minimise production issues and downtime.
  • Sample all raw materials as per sampling plan.
  • To maintain and file all relevant documentation relating to QA intake to ensure easy retrieval in the event of a traceability exercise.
  • GMP Audit of Goods In areas to challenge standards (including adherence to allergen procedures etc.)
  • Ensure materials are correctly labelled (positive release system, traceability, etc.)
  • Collection of raw material reference samples and maintain manual/electronic sample log.
  • Follow procedure for control of non – conforming materials. 
  • Ensure prompt follow-up of outstanding non-conformance reports with suppliers and ensure feedback is relevant to non-conformance raised and that supplier has taken all possible courses of action to prevent a recurrence.  Complete and update non-conformance database for the appropriate month to enable a monthly review. 
  • Complete assigned parts of site’s monthly quality and food safety metrics.
  • Prepare and circulate line visuals for pre pro product launches

The Candidate

  • Food safety NVQ or equivalent
  • Internal audit qualification is desirable
  • Familiar with HACCP and allergen control
  • Two years’ previous experience in a food manufacturing environment


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